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Global Call for USGBC to Accept All Credible Forest Certification Programs

Nadine Block, who manages Government Outreach for SFI, shares announcement of world-wide support for USGBC to open its LEED standard.

The call for a change in the LEED standard is truly global.  Twelve nations have urged […]

More Than 75 Members of Congress Urge USGBC to Open LEED Rating System

Nadine Block, who manages Government Outreach for SFI, shares news about Congressional support to open USGBC’s LEED green building rating system.

 

Members of Congress have joined with 10 U.S. governors, adding their voices to the […]

Blog 2 – SFI Statement on LEED: Community and Government Support

Yesterday I talked about how giving credit only to FSC-certified wood discriminates against North American wood for LEED projects. Today’s post discusses the widespread support shown by the forest community and government leaders to open […]